Syphilis, gonorrhoea, chlamydia, and HIV/AIDS are some of the sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) that have been affecting the people living within Warren, OH, in Trumbull County. The levels of the STDs have been escalating over the years.
The National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) released STD data for Ohio in 2010. It disclosed that Trumbull County had 699 chlamydia cases that year. The infection’s rate was 332 diagnoses per 100,000 residents.
According to Public Health Assessment and Wellness in Ohio, gonorrhoea had a rate of 124.5 cases per 100,000 people in 2014 while that of HIV was 65.6 per 100,000 residents, in Warren City. The Network of Care also revealed that the gonorrheal infection was more prevalent among young people between 15 and 24 years old in 2014.
The Warren City Health District is determined to curb the problem of high STD cases within Trumbull County. To do so, it holds monthly clinics in the region to promote the testing and treatment of gonorrhoea, syphilis, and chlamydia. It also offers counseling services to infected residents.
You may also access STD tests at the Warren Public Health Clinic that you will find at 258 E Market St, Warren. Another nearby health facility that you might visit to get tested for sexually transmitted infections is the WIC Program of Trumbull County.
Even though some public health clinics in Warren, OH, might be offering free STD testing services, the doctor might not be available for consultation. The services may also be provided at inconvenient hours.